Senior FinOps Analysts

Senior FinOps Analysts

Job Title: FinOps Analysts -JR/342

Job Description:
PrimeSoft is seeking a seasoned FinOps practitioner with good experience in Microsoft Azure cloud platform, Azure advisory, and Cloud Financial Management. This role will primarily focus on FinOps initiatives spanning across multi-cloud platforms (primarily Azure for now), with responsibility of driving cloud cost optimization strategies and governance. The FinOps practitioner is expected to perform the following activities:

  • Assess FinOps maturity and make strategic recommendations to help achieve client’s business objectives
  • Work closely with the client to lead them through discovery engagements to identify gaps and synthesize plans that will allow the customer to be successful
  • Drive the adoption and implementation of new tools, technologies, processes to improve overall operational efficiency and align with client’s business objectives/decisions
  • Analyze consumption, help stakeholders in understanding past/current cloud spend, forecasting of budget and suggest optimization/savings plans
  • Monitor cloud consumption, troubleshoot (detect, investigate, and escalate) anomalies and unplanned spikes in cloud usage data — Perform analysis, generate insights, document and present findings (cost reports, KPI) to client leadership
  • Analyze, report, and produce meaningful reports from large raw datasets — Design, develop, and maintain reports, processes and KPIs that provide detailed usage statistics and costs correlations across teams
  • Implement processes and frameworks that allow the client to capture and utilize timely and accurate data across the business to make better decisions
  • Develop optimization and automation strategies of business processes — Create Business analysis artifacts and processes that can be standardized and repeated, increasing the maturity and effectiveness of FinOps team
  • Perform cloud cost variance periodically and provide insights to IT Management
  • Assist IT Planning & Budgeting team during the Budget cycle with Cloud spend forecast and re-forecast numbers
  • Assist IT stakeholders in organizing and facilitating product purchases from Azure/AWS Marketplace
  • Develop and enhance PowerBI reports, and understand cloud usage/spend across multi-cloud platforms like Azure, AWS, etc
    Manage FinOps stakeholder communications and define FinOps KPIs for IT Executives
  • Excellent communication skills to coordinate with multiple teams, gather information, articulate the requirements, and drive the execution till completion
  • The selected candidate shall be a self-starter and can work independently, understand the dynamics of the client organization and take ownership of activities
  • Help accelerate the growth of FinOps practice, coach and mentor a team of FinOps analysts, identify trainings and certifications to ensure successful delivery of customer projects
  • Mandatory Skills

  • Deep knowledge in Azure, AWS cloud platforms, product portfolio and cost models; Certifications to demonstrate expertise in cloud platforms is a plus
  • FinOps practitioner with extensive experience in cloud cost management, cloud spend optimization tools and prior experience in Azure
  • Cloud Cost Management, Azure Advisor or tools like Cloudability, Turbonomic, etc.
  • Extensive experience in developing Analytical reports showcasing planned vs. actual at all corporate levels (project-based, departmental, and company-level).
  • Expert at analyzing, manipulating and interpreting large data-sets using Power BI, SQL and Advanced Microsoft Excel.
    Strong analytical capabilities
  • Proven experience in analyzing large amount of data to provide meaningful analysis and derive insights to actionable recommendations
  • Ability to define, measure and report on ROI for IT projects is a huge plus
  • Enthusiastic to challenge the status quo and passionate about driving new initiatives, exploring new technologies and toolset
  • Ability to engage, interact independently with client personnel and work in a highly demanding environment
  • Problem solver, creative thinker, driven and self-motivated with growth mindset
  • Self-organized, ability to operate independently and set direction for the team
  • Job Features

    Job CategoryBengaluru, Hyderabad
    Experience6-8 Years
    QualificationBE/B.Tech /M.E/M. Tech/M.S./MCA, MBA (Finance)
    LocationHyderabad/Bengaluru